TABLE B-2c Studies on Lipid Profile


Study Type



Dunstan et al., 2003

Randomized Controlled Trial

Women (n=83)

Booked for delivery at St. John of God Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia

Atopic pregnancy

Allergic women

No smoking, other medical problems, complicated pregnancies, preterm delivery, seafood allergy; normal diet intake did not exceed two meals of fish per week

From 20 weeks of pregnancy to delivery

n-3 supplement

Christensen et al., 1999

Randomized Controlled Trial

Men (n=35)

Women (n=25)

Medical staff, bank employees, and students at institutions in Aalborg, Denmark

No medications, no known diseases

Follow-up of 12 weeks

n-3 supplement

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